This article, entitled "Helping Siblings Adjust to Special Needs," comes from Cathy at bountifulplate.
When there is a child in the family that has special needs, the entire family is affected. This can sometimes be difficult or challenging for other siblings in the family.
When a new little brother or sister joins the family that has special needs, there are bound to be adjustments among all the family members, especially for the siblings that already have an established “position” in the family. Below are some tips to help the siblings that have a brother or sister with special needs feel that they are also “special” and loved:
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